Today's News

  • Sea Notes spring concert April 2-3 @ BCC

    Now that spring has sprung, the Sea Notes Choral Society is wasting no time presenting its spring concert, “That’s What Friends Are For.”

    The popular Brunswick County vocal group has scheduled two performances, at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 2, and 3 p.m. Sunday, April 3, at Odell Williamson Auditorium on the campus of Brunswick Community College in Bolivia.

    Admission is free, but donations are always welcome at performances by the nonprofit organization.

  • Old Bridge 'The Heartbeat of Sunset Beach' returns for one showing April 5

    One year after its debut, the Old Bridge Preservation Society is presenting another showing of its documentary, “The Heartbeat of Sunset Beach.”

    The showing is scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 5, at Ingram Planetarium at 7625 High Market St. in Sunset Beach. Cake and refreshments will be served at 6:30 p.m. as the OBPS celebrates its fifth birthday.

  • Sunset Beach Police Department March 23-26 2016

    Sunset Beach police investigated the following incident and made the following arrest. All information is taken directly from incident and arrest reports.

    March 23

    Timothy Michael Desfonds, 34, of 6739 Funston Road, Winnabow, was charged with DUI, speeding and driving while license revoked.

    March 26

    Trespassing on Resort Circle.

  • Trojans beat Scorpions in baseball tourney

    SHALLOTTE — West Brunswick beat North Brunswick 2-1 in a first-round baseball game of the Touchstone Energy Beach Diamond Invitational on March 28 on Mike Alderson Field.

    West scored its two runs in the bottom of the sixth. With one out, Zachary Johnson walked. With two outs, Austin Turner singled to right field. Johnathan Carlyle, on a 0-2 pitch, doubled over the right fielder’s head, driving in the winning runs.

  • Deputies arrest four Supply residents after seizing drugs

    Brunswick County sheriff’s deputies arrested four people after seizing 165 bags of heroin, 25 grams of marijuana, a small amount of cocaine and more than $1,500 in cash from a Supply residence March 23.

    Community complaints prompted the search that led to the arrests, sheriff’s office spokeswoman Emily Flax said.

  • Trojans open softball tourney with victory

    SHALLOTTE — The West Brunswick softball team beat Davie County 9-2 in a first-round game of the Touchstone Energy Beach Diamond Invitational on Monday, March 28, at West.

  • Golf course superintendents deserve appreciation

    Golf course superintendants are dedicated, highly intelligent, well-educated professionals, but most folks think they are grass cutters. OK, maybe they trim some bushes and rake a few traps, but it’s an easy job.

  • Trojans beat South in baseball

    SHALLOTTE — West Brunswick beat South Brunswick 11-4 in a conference baseball game March 22 on Mike Alderson Field.

  • Topsail beats West Brunswick in softball

    HAMPSTEAD —Topsail improved to 7-0 as it beat West Brunswick 4-1 in a Mideastern 3A/4A Conference softball game Friday, March 25, at Topsail.

    “We got to make the routine plays,” West coach Joe Noble said. “We had five errors tonight, and all five of them were routine stuff. And that’s what cost them.”

    Topsail scored in the third on two singles and an errant throw by an infielder.

  • Markel Jones slams three straight homers in BCC victory

    BOLIVIA — Markel Jones hit a team-record three straight home runs as the Brunswick Community College baseball team beat New River Community College 9-4 in nine innings in the Dolphins’ conference-opening game Friday, March 25, at Founders Field.

    Ryan Clinch hit a three-run home run in the Dolphins’ 14-hit attack. Nolan Clenney had two singles, a double and two RBIs. Kyle Mehl was 3-for-4. Austin Kline singled and walked. Houston Hamilton also had a hit. Nick Yarbrough had a hit and an RBI.